Trochanteric bursitis is inflammation of the bursa surrounding the greater trochanter of the femur. It is felt on the lateral side of the hip. It’s symptoms include pain when going up and down stairs, when getting out of a chair or a car, or when lying on the affected side. Highland Orthopedic Supply carries a wide variety of braces, supports, and therapy products designed to ease pain and lessen swelling due trochanteric bursitis. Need help choosing the right product? Call us at 1-800-583-3771. We will gladly assist you.